Writing Narratives: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.3 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A simile is:

Question 2 2. What is an image in writing?

Question 3 3. What is NOT a good reason to conclude with personal reflection?

Question 4 4. In writing descriptive details, what does specific mean?

Question 5 5. Janet's narrative leads up to the most important moment of her story, when she first saw the face of her newborn child. This type of moment in a narrative is known as the _____.

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Question 6 6. In writing description, what does concrete mean?

Question 7 7. Most simply put, a narrative essay functions to _____.

Question 8 8. Which of these is not one of the five senses?

Question 9 9. In Jim's narrative essay about his family, certain parts are written in extreme detail, while others are written in more general terms. These differences illustrate the concept of _____ in a narrative.

Question 10 10. What is NOT an element in writing stories?

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Question 11 11. Which of these characteristics has the MOST impact on the effectiveness of a narrative essay over all the others?

Question 12 12. Why would it be correct to assert that narrative essays can be thought of as slightly persuasive?

Question 13 13. What does it mean to draw conclusions about your story?

Question 14 14. A metaphor is:

Question 15 15. What is a turning point in a story?

Writing Narratives: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.3 Chapter Exam Instructions

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